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01 Apr, 2019, 22:23 BST HCT Group Honors Passing of Founder Chris Thorpe

HCT Group -- It is with profound sadness that we announce our beloved founder, Chris Thorpe passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019. He was born January ...


27 Jan, 2019, 13:25 GMT Sinar Mas grieves the passing of its founder, Eka Tjipta Widjaja

The Sinar Mas family – executives, employees, and commissioners from all business pillars – join the Widjaja family in grieving for the passing of...


11 Jan, 2019, 13:15 GMT Lester Wunderman Passes Away at 98 Years Old

Lester Wunderman, chairman emeritus and founder of Wunderman, the original and largest direct marketing advertising agency, passed away on January 9, ...


28 Dec, 2018, 23:24 GMT Shehu Shagari: We've Lost a Sage, Democrat, Says Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has expressed deep grief over the passing on of the Second Republic President, Alhaji...


19 Dec, 2018, 13:13 GMT David C. H. Austin OBE VMH (1926-2018)

It is with great sadness that the Austin family announces the passing of David C. H. Austin Snr OBE VMH, rosarian and founder of David Austin Roses...


03 Dec, 2018, 03:01 GMT Anders Lönner, Chairman of the Board Karo Pharma AB, has Suddenly Passed Away

"It is with great regret and sadness we announce this very tragic and unexpected information", says the Board of Directors, Karo Pharma. "Anders...


21 Nov, 2018, 23:50 GMT James H. Billington Dies At 89; Distinguished Scholar And Author Served As Thirteenth U.S. Librarian Of Congress

James Hadley Billington—the United States Librarian of Congress Emeritus, one of the world's foremost Russian historians, and a leading American...


21 Nov, 2018, 23:50 GMT James H. Billington Dies At 89; Distinguished Scholar And Author Served As Thirteenth U.S. Librarian Of Congress

James Hadley Billington—the United States Librarian of Congress Emeritus, one of the world's foremost Russian historians, and a leading American...